Hypoxis obtusa Burch. ex Ker Gawl.

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Baumann, G. (2005). Photographic Guide to Wildflowers of Malawi Wildlife and Environmental Society of Malawi Pages 188 - 189. (Includes a picture).

Linley, K. & Baker, B. (1972). Flowers of the Veld Bundu Series Longman Zimbabwe Pages 20 - 21. (Includes a picture).

Mapaura, A. & Timberlake, J. (eds) (2004). A checklist of Zimbabwean vascular plants Southern African Botanical Diversity Network Report No. 33 Sabonet, Pretoria and Harare Page 91.

Moriarty, A. (1975). Wild Flowers of Malawi Purnell & sons Cape Town. Pages 7 - 8. (Includes a picture).

Nordal, I. & Zimudzi, C. (2001). Hypoxidaceae Flora Zambesiaca 12(3) Pages 13 - 14.

Plowes, D.C.H. & Drummond, R.B. (1990). Wild Flowers of Zimbabwe. Revised edition. Longman, Zimbabwe. No. 15, plate 33

Setshogo, M.P. (2005). Preliminary checklist of the plants of Botswana. Sabonet Report no. 37. Sabonet, Pretoria and Gaborone Page 124.

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African Plants: A Photo Guide (Senckenberg): Hypoxis obtusa
BHL (Biodiversity Heritage Library): Hypoxis obtusa
EOL (Encyclopedia of Life): Hypoxis obtusa
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Flora Zambesiaca web site: Hypoxis obtusa
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Kew Herbarium catalogue: Hypoxis obtusa
Kew Monocotyledon checklist: Hypoxis obtusa
Mansfeld World Database of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops: Hypoxis obtusa
Plants of the World Online: Hypoxis obtusa
Tropicos: Hypoxis obtusa
Wikipedia: Hypoxis obtusa

Copyright: Mike Bingham, Annette Willemen, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Mark Hyde, 2011-20

Bingham, M.G., Willemen, A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. and Hyde, M.A. (2020). Flora of Zambia: Species information: Hypoxis obtusa.
https://www.zambiaflora.com/speciesdata/species.php?species_id=115560, retrieved 20 October 2020

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